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Image released showing victim's injuries following Glossop assault

Posted on 22nd December 2017
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A 40-year-old man has been left with serious facial injuries after being punched outside a Glossop takeaway shop.

The incident occurred on Sunday, December 17 between 2.45am and 2.50am when the victim intervened in a fight in which two to three other people were involved.

PC Gareth Podmore said: ”This was a particularly nasty assault that has had a profound effect on the victim, who was out enjoying himself on a festive night out.

“He has been left with a fractured eye socket and cuts to his face.

“I’d like to appeal, once again, for any witnesses who may have seen this vicious attack – to come forward.”

If you witnessed the incident, or can offer any further information, please call DC Gareth Podmore on 101 quoting reference number 17000549114.

Alternatively, send him a message online by visiting the Contact Us section of our website www.derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.

You can also call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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